Fr. Jude Siciliano, OP, lives in a Dominican community in Irving, Texas and is Promoter of Preaching for the Southern Dominican Province, USA. He has been a preacher since his ordination in 1969. For fourteen years he taught Homiletics at the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley, California and is past president of the Catholic Association of Teachers of Homiletics.
He was a volunteer chaplain at San Quentin State Prison and a member of North Carolina’s "People of Faith Against the Death Penalty." He preaches parish retreats, as well as retreats for priests, religious, deacons and laity.
He has also given preaching workshops to ordained and lay preachers and writes weekly email reflections on the Sunday scriptures for preachers and laity interested in preparing for Sunday worship.